WHAT'S ON TAP?

ISLINGTON GENUINE DRAFT  |  CRAFT AMERICAN LAGER  |  5.5% ABV 

IGD, as it is called by locals, is a modern interpretation of a classic American lager.  Nelson Sauvin and Willamette hops give a subtle twist to this highly quaffable style. Made with local floor malted Pilsner malt from Blue OX.

SINGLE FIN LOGGER  |  MEXICAN STYLE LAGER  |  5.0 % ABV

Classic Mexican lager with a twist of New Zealand Cascade hops which bestow a distinct lime character to the finish. Perfect on a hot summer day.  A portion of can & draft sales, will be donated to the NH Surfrider Foundation as part of their Blue Water Task Force, ocean water quality testing. Want to learn how you can help? https://nh.surfrider.org/

EASY ALCHEMY  |  FRUITED  SOUR  |  5.0% ABV​

A tart and crisp refreshing fruited kettle sour with hibiscus, banana and acai berry.

BUBBLEWRAP  |  FRUITED SOUR  |  5.0% ABV

Our coconut & lime fruited sour is back! Arriving just in time to celebrate the warmer weather. Kick back, relax, and enjoy this this tart refreshing beverage with a slight coconut finish.

HISTORY OF FOREVER  |  FARMHOUSE PALE  |  6.2% ABV

Two Brett strains give this traditional Belgian style ale a rustic, earthy character. Dry hopped with Nelson Saivin hops.

THE TARTAN  |  PORTER  |  6.0% ABV

A classic porter fermented with a Scottish yeast strain.  Dark, malty and complex.

Everything a porter should be.

CITRA BLANC  |  BELGIAN WIT  |  4.7% ABV​

A  touch of Citra and Mosaic hops give this classic style a citrusy twist with  a slight floral note. The definition of a summer crusher.

PARK DAYS PALE  |  HAZY PALE ALE  |  5.0% ABV

Fermented with a Norwegian Yeast strain this pale ale is  dry hopped with Amarillo and Cascade hops. Crisp, refreshing and delicious.

SPARKLETOES  |  DIPA  |  7.4% ABV

Dank, fruity and complex this Vermont style IPA is gratuitously hopped with Simcoe, Amarillo, Mosaic and Citra hops and fermented with an expressive yeast rumored to have originated in England.  Named by our brewer's daughter, Sparkletoes has been a taproom favorite since opening in 2018. 

JUST LUCKY  |  NEW ENGLAND IPA  |  6.3% ABV

Just Lucky is a New England IPA featuring Galaxy and Azacca hops giving it a huge tropical citrus character with notes of stonefruit.

DON'T LOOK NOW  |  NEW ENGLAND IPA  |  6.3% ABV

Cover your eyes and don't look now, Loaded Question is 4 years old! This New England IPA is brewed with loads of Medusa and Vista hops for a burst of melon with notes of apricot and guava. Beware, don't stare directly into the haze...

YOU'RE GONNA NEED A BIGGER OAT  | OAT-SHAKE DIPA  |  8.0% ABV

Brewed in collaboration with our friends at LORD HOBO BREWING this DIPA was loving brewed with loads of oats and lactose creating a smooth, creamy texture.  Copious amounts of Galaxy, Strata, Citra and Sabro hops result in a beer bursting with  pineapple, peach and tropical flavor and aromas. 

CAN POUR

TIPSY MULE | COLDBREW COFFEE LAGER | 6.4% ABV

Oated, cold brew coffee lager made with specially-roasted Colombian beans which impart notes of chocolate, dark berries, and a subtle toasty character. A big thank you to the brilliant coffee roasting minds at La Mulita Coffee.

4-Packs To Go

YOU'RE GONNA NEED A BIGGER OAT  | OAT-SHAKE DIPA  |  8.0% ABV

Brewed in collaboration with our friends at LORD HOBO BREWING this DIPA was loving brewed with loads of oats and lactose creating a smooth, creamy texture.  Copious amounts of Galaxy, Strata, Citra and Sabro hops result in a beer bursting with  pineapple, peach and tropical flavor and aromas. 

SINGLE FIN LOGGER  |  MEXICAN STYLE LAGER  |  5.0 % ABV

Classic Mexican lager with a twist of New Zealand Cascade hops which bestow a distinct lime character to the finish. Perfect on a hot summer day.  A portion of can & draft sales, will be donated to the NH Surfrider Foundation as part of their Blue Water Task Force, ocean water quality testing. Want to learn how you can help? https://nh.surfrider.org/

TIPSY MULE | COLDBREW COFFEE LAGER | 6.4% ABV

Oated, cold brew coffee lager made with specially-roasted Colombian beans which impart notes of chocolate, dark berries, and a subtle toasty character. A big thank you to the brilliant coffee roasting minds at La Mulita Coffee.

ISLINGTON GENUINE DRAFT  |  CRAFT AMERICAN LAGER  |  5.5% ABV 

IGD, as it is called by locals, is a modern interpretation of a classic American lager.  Nelson Sauvin and Willamette hops give a subtle twist to this highly quaffable style. Made with local floor malted Pilsner malt from Blue OX.

BUBBLEWRAP  |  COCONUT LIME KETTLE SOUR  |  5.0% ABV

The 5th edition of our Kettle Sour Series arriving just in time to celebrate the warmer weather. Kick back, relax, and enjoy this smooth slightly tart refreshing beverage.

PAST & RETURNING BEERS

HYPE MAN #6  |  EXPERIMENTAL NEW ENGLAND IPA SERIES  |  6.0% ABV

Bursting with pineapple and over-ripe melon this juicy NEIPA is loaded with Strata and Cashmere hops.

SHIMMER  |  MODERN PALE ALE  |  5.8% ABV

New England grown pilsner malt provides a light, refreshing canvas that allows the white wine-esque characteristics of Hallertau Blanc and Nelson Sauvin hops to shine through.

MALBEC ORANGE PEEL INCIDENT - M.O.P.I  |  BARREL AGED BELGIAN SINGEL  |  6.0% ABV

We took our taproom favorite Belgian Singel and aged it in oak Malbec wine barrels for 12 months. The barrel conditioning creates a luscious smooth fruit & wine finish.

Tu-NOTORIOUS  |  MODERN WEST COAST IPA  |  6.0% ABV

Modern West Coast IPA with restrained malt character allowing the flavor and aroma of the Chinook and Cascade hops to shine through.

"Giving Beers to my Friends and it Feels Stupendous"

PAT'S PURLS  |  NE IPA  |  6.0% ABV​

Named for everyone's brewery grandma who's love of knitting and hops are infectious as her hugs. Made with loads of fuzzy cashmere hops giving the New England IPA an amazing soft finish.

BRGR BRW  |  AMERICAN AMBER ALE  |  6.1% ABV

Brewed for our friends at BRGR Bar in downtown Portsmouth this classic American Amber ale is malty and dry with a slight citrus character.  Pairs perfectly with a juicy burger.   

THE FORMER SOMETHING  |  WEST COAST IPL  |  6.9% ABV

What happenes when Orono Brewing and Loaded Question team up to make a beer? A free spirited India Pale Lager with Simcoe and Amarillo hops. A little dank, a little citrusy, and totally groovy. 

ORANGE PEEL INCIDENT  |  BELGIAN "SINGEL"  |  5.5% ABV

OPI, as it is affectionately called in the taproom, is brewed with continental pilsner malt, Willamette hops, bitter orange peel, and classic Belgian ale yeast. After starting fermentation on the cool side the temperature is allowed to free rise ensuring a crisp finish.

QUESTIONABLE DECISIONS  |  NE DIPA  |  7.6% ABV​

Originally brewed to celebrate our first anniversary Questionable Decisions is heavily dosed with Citra, El Dorado and Cashmere hops resulting in big pineapple and tropical character that is sure to please. 

EAST COAST STEEZE  |  SESSION NE IPA  |  4.7% ABV​

Brewed with Bravo, Mosaic hops in the whirlpool and dry hopped with Idaho 7 this sessionable hazy IPA packs a big punch for it's weight.  Expect big melon character with subtle notes of black tea, orange and candied lime.

ALL THE BITS  |  NE IPA  |  6.1% ABV​

This bright, crisp New England IPA is brewed with Galaxy, El Dorado, and Mosaic hops. A punchy fruity hazy beer with notes of stone-fruit and apricot.

 

WANING CRESCENT  |  DARK  SAISON  |  6.7% ABV

A dark ruby brown saison with subtle notes of chocolate, coffee, pepper and clove. Made with locally floor malted Pilsner malt from Blue OX.

NECTAR OF THE HAZE  |  DOUBLE NEIPA  |  8.1% ABV

Huge Melon and Peach character with notes of lemon-lime make this hazy double the path to beer-vana.

THE COFFEE TARTAN  |  COLD BREW PORTER  |  6.0% ABV

We took our standard Tartan porter and leveled up by blending it with cold brew made with beans roasted by our friends at La Mulita Coffee.  Rich, delicious and smooth.   Check out La Mulita Coffee Roastery on Sagamore Road or online at www.lamulitacoffee.com.

BUBBLEWRAP  |  FRUITED  SOUR  |  5.0% ABV

Tart and Sweet with loads of fruit flavor. Fruited with Passion Fruit, Orange, and Guava.

GLISTEN  | WEST COAST IPL | 6.9% ABV​

Made with domestic pilsner malt and Centennial hops this highly drinkable IPL has a strong grapefruit character and assertive bitterness.

HYPE MAN #5  |  EXPERIMENTAL IPA SERIES  |  6.0% ABV

Brewed with Idaho 7, Simcoe, Mosaic and Enigma Hops. HM#5 has a big citrus character with a touch of berry reminiscent of black currants.

MONKS VICE  |  BELGIAN QUAD  |  8.7% ABV

Bread and caramel dominate the front of this Belgian Dark Strong ale while a finish reminiscent of Creme Brulee from black strap molasses creates a surprisingly crisp finish.  

 

WILDLING SUSTENANCE  |  SMOKED ENGLISH MILD  |  4.7% ABV

A touch of malt smoked over cherry wood compliments the nutty, toasty malt backbone of this traditional  brown ale.

RISING HOPE  |  HAZY IPA  |  6.5% ABV

A delicious and refreshing hazy IPA with passion fruit, oranges, and guava.

100% of proceeds will bne donated to the National Pediatric Cancer Foundation. We are proud to represent New Hampshire with this industry-wide collaborative. Teaming up with Cigar City Brewing, Yakima Chief Hops, Country Malt Group, Amoretti Craft Puree, Blue Label Packing and breweries across the country for this nation-wide collaboration.

 

HYPE MAN #4  |  EXPERIMENTAL IPA SERIES  |  6.0% ABV

Made with five hops including Talus, Idaho 7, Loral, Amarillo  and Cashmere.  Worthy of the hype!

HOCHZEIT (WEDDING) BIER  |  OKTOBERFEST LAGER  |  6.0% ABV

Originally brewed for the wedding of Crown Prince Ludwig, this classic amber lager was crafted with German Pilsner and Munich malt for a clean, rich,  bready flavor and a dry finish that encourages another drink.  Naturally conditioned in the fermenter.  

HYPE MAN III  |  EXPERIMENTAL IPA SERIES  |  6.0% ABV

The third installment of our Experimental IPA Series. Hype Man III is fermented with a yeast strain that unlocks bound thiols resulting in a strong tropical flavors reminiscent of mango and papaya.

BIGGER ON THE INSIDE  |  SESSION NE IPA  |  3.8% ABV

Vic Secret hops from Australia bring out a bigger than expected IPA taste with pineapple, passion fruit, and floral notes from this easy all day drinker.

PRIME DIRECTIVE  |  GERMAN PILSNER  |  4.9 % ABV

We chose not to interfere with a good thing when brewing this classic style.  Brewed with German Pilsner malt and Hallertau Blanc hops this beer was naturally conditioned in the classic tradition.   

KEEP NH brewing  |  COLD IPA  |  6.5% ABV​

Lies somewhere between a West Coast IPA and an IPL. This beer has a mild malt character and a distinct but not overly bitter hop character. Brewed in collaboration with local hop and malt vendors. A portion of proceeds to benefit the New Hampshire Brewer's Association.

TORCHWOOD  |  SMOKED DUNKELWEIZEN  |  5.0% ABV

Utilizing local ingredients: apple-wood smoked malt from Blue Ox Malthouse & hops from The Hop Yard. Our neighbors to the north helped us create a complex but drinkable malty Dunkelweizen with hints of banana bread.

HYPE MAN #2  |  EXPERIMENTAL IPA SERIES  |  6.1% ABV

Dry, hazy and juicy. The 2nd iteration of our Experimental IPA series utilizes Altus, Idaho 7, and Simcoe hops giving you notes of grapefruit, tangerine, and orange zest.

MIRAGE  |  NE IPA  |  7.0% ABV​

Take our ever popular Shimmer, a smooth and refreshing beer and add a little kick. Notes of white wine grapes and grapefruit. Double Dry Hopped with Nelson Sauvin and Hallertau Blanc.

DELICAAT  |  DRY HOPPED BIERE DE TABLE  |  4.5% ABV

Continental pilsner malt provides the canvas for the Belgian Ale yeast and New Zealand Wakatu hops to shine through.  Floral with notes of lime this highly quaffable table beer is perfect for a hot day and robust enough to hold up in colder weather as well.

HYPE MAN #1  |  EXPERIMENTAL IPA SERIES  |  6.0% ABV​

The 1st rendition in our new experimental IPA series featuring Talus hops. A bright citrus nose with notes of tangerine and a bit of coconut late.

SUBTLE FLEX  |  CZECH STYLE DARK LAGER  |  5.0% ABV

Dry and refreshing with notes of bitter chocolate and coffee. Sun is out and spring is coming flex those guns and take back a couple of these delicious brews.

BUBBLEWRAP  |  BLACKBERRY KETTLE SOUR  |  5.0% ABV

The 4th edition of our Kettle Sour Series is double fruited with blackberries for a refreshing slightly tart slightly sweet tasty beverage.

ELECTRIC SIDEKICK  |  NE IPA  |  6.7% ABV

The floral aroma and citrus flavor of this hazy New England IPA are rooted in the a classic blend of Amarillo and Cascade hops. A soft mouth feel and touch of grapefruit make this beer the perfect partner to a plate of nachos or any other salty food pairing.

HOLY HAND GRENADE  |  PORTER w/ COCONUT & LACTOSE  |  5.5% ABV

This lactose Porter has notes of semi sweet chocolate and a touch of coconut. A light roasty finish balances out the sweetness for a smooth delicious pour.

SUPER SPARKLETOES  |  DIPA  |  8.0% ABV

Hold onto your head shoulders, knees, and sparkletoes! A Super Charged version of our flagship IPA. What's better than Sparkletoes? Super Sparkletoes!

BUBBLEWRAP  |  BLOODORANGE CRANBERRY KETTLE SOUR  |  5.0% ABV

The 3rd edition of our Kettle Sour Series double fruited with blood orange and cranberry. The perfect beer to sour the holiday season.

SECRET DECODER RING  |  NE IPA  |  5.7% ABV

A crisp light body New England IPA with notes of grapefruit. This crushable citrus beer utilizing Amarillo, Centennial, and Eureka hops will be your new favorite.

UDDER VANILLA  |  MILK STOUT  |  5.5% ABV

Lactose and vanilla are balanced out with Maris Otter, and chocolate malt to create a delicious, full-bodied beer with restrained sweetness.

BUBBLEWRAP  |  MANGO KETTLE SOUR  |  5.0 % ABV

This edition of our kettle sour series is double fruited with mango for the perfect balance of sweet and tart.

MONEY PENNY  | NE IPA  |  6.6% ABV

We took our ever popular Sparkletoes recipe and swapped out the yeast. What do you get? An IPA with incredible hop aroma and vibrant citrus fruit flavors. Brewed with Simcoe, Amarillo, Mosaic and Citra.

AUTUMNAL DREAMS  |  IPL  |  6.5% ABV

A Wet Hopped Rye Indian Pale Lager brewed with a fresh harvest of cascade hops from our friends at The Hop Yard in Gorham, ME. Crisp and refreshing smooth drinking beer perfect for a fall day.

EQUATORIAL DREAMS  | HAZY IPA | 6.7% ABV

Brewed with a yeast blend and experimental hops Equatorial Dreams is reminiscent of overripe peaches and coconut.   

A DAY LATE AND A DEUTSCHMARK SHORT  |  MARZEN OKTOBERFEST  |  5.1% ABV​

A modern low alcohol version of this German tradition. Malty, yet dry, making it easy to drink several.

WEST COAST STOKE  |  IMPERIAL IPA  |  8.2% ABV

A tribute to old school IPA's, Tom uses his Seattle beer roots to make a beer that is hop forward with a bitter backbone. Stoke is a surf term for that feeling of extreme happiness when you drop into a wave. Tom's perfect combo of Amarillo, Cascade, Simcoe, and Chinoke hops give you that nirvana as you enjoy this beer.

WILDLING SUSTENANCE  |  SMOKED BRITISH MILD  |  4.6% ABV​

Brewed with Maris Otter base malt and fermented with a British ale yeast this mellow version of a brown ale uses a touch of cherry wood smoked malt for a complex and surprisingly easy drinking beer.  

MY HELLES BOCK  |  MAI BOCK  |  7.9% ABV

Brewed for the 4th annual Bockfest at our friendly neighbor Liar's Bench this classic German strong lager really hits the spot.

BUBBLEWRAP  |  KETTLE SOUR  |  5.1 % ABV

The first edition of our new Lactose Kettle Sour Series. Guava & Passion Fruit combine for this tart and refreshing fruit punch.
 

SLIP 'N SLIDE  |  NE IPA  |  6.0% ABV

This beer is perfect for all your outdoor sunshine filled activities. With piles of Eldorado, Cascade, Simcoe, and Amarillo hops this true haze bro is refreshing and silky smooth.

ALL TOGETHER BEER  |  NE IPA  |  6.5% ABV

Brewed in collaboration with Other Half Brewing out of NYC. A portion of proceeds go towards service industry workers affected by the COVID 19 Pandemic. A classic hazy New England style IPA with cascade, mosaic, citra and simcoe hops. A smooth crisp IPA perfect to drink at home thinking about all your favorite restaurant and brewery employees. The people that work at your favorite spots are what make them great!

HOT MESS  |  WEST COAST IPA  |  7.2% ABV

Collaboration with our friends at Tilton Brothers Brewing in Hampton. We used Norwegian Kveik Farmhouse Yeast with plenty of CTZ, Simcoe, and Amarillo hops. Giving the beer the right amount of bitterness.

IVAN DRAUGHTO  |  CITRA PALE ALE  |  6.0% ABV

A modern pale ale.  Citra hops are added in the whirlpool and after fermentation resulting in a refreshing and highly drinkable beer with low bitterness and a citrusy finish.

MI-5  |  HAZY IPA  |  6.5 % ABV

Made with Amarillo, Azacca, and Experimental Hops

THINGS THAT GO HOP IN THE DARK  |  BLACK IPA  |  7.1% ABV

Maris Otter, American 2-row, chocolate wheat, flaked barley, and malted rye are utilized to provide a dark showcase for loads of Citra and Amarillo hops added in the whirlpool and fermenter.

DANK INTENTIONS  |  HAZY IPA  |  6.6 % ABV

A hazy IPA made with old school hops.  Columbus and Cascade hops offer a piney alternative to the juice bomb craze.

FLUID INTUITION  |  BARREL AGED SOUR ALE  |  7.1% ABV​

Fermented with Saccharomyces in the fermenter and then with a Brettanomyces blend, Pediococcus and Lactobacillus in a Cabernet Sauvignon barrel and conditioned on Cherries, this complex sour took fifteen months to reach maturity.  Tart and delicious.

EVERY TIME A BELL RINGS  |  STOUT  |  6.3% ABV​

Brewed with Maris Otter base malt, roasted barley, and two types of chocolate malt, this full-bodied stout was designed to be consumed on its own or mixed with "An Angel Gets His Wings" cranberry kettle sour. 

 

AN ANGEL GETS HIS WINGS  |  CRANBERRY KETTLE SOUR  |  4.3% ABV

Soured with Lactobacillus Brevis and back sweetened with lactose for an amazingly tasty holiday beer. Delicious on its own or mixed with "Every Time a Bell Rings" stout.

BARREL FULL OF MONKS KEYS  |  BBL aged SOUR ALE  |  8.7 ABV

We took our "Monk's Vice", a Belgian Dark Strong Ale, brewed with blackstrap molasses and conditioned it in bourbon barrels with a mixed sour culture.  The result is a dark, complex and lightly soured beer with a bourbon kick.  Not for the faint of heart.

CROSSED SIGNALS  |  LACTOSE KETTLE SOUR  |  4.9% ABV

Brewed with multiple strains of lactobacillus for a more complex profile Crossed Signals as brewed with blackberry puree to create a crisp, quaffable ale.

SOUND DECISIONS  |  NORTHWEST STYLE IPA  |  6.2% ABV

Inspired by the IPA's the brewer cut his teeth on in Washington State this classic IPA utilizes Cascade, Amarillo and Falconers Flight hops and a touch of Cara Vienna and Crystal 40 malt.  The result is a moderately bitter IPA with an aroma bursting with pine and citrus.